225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station

Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts

« Previous Next »   Thumbnails

Bible Historiale
France, Paris, ca. 1415
MS M.394 fol. 209r

See more information »

Scene, Sacrificial -- Two high priests (?), wearing miters, draw rope from well. At right, inside building, two high priests (?), both wearing miters with infulae, one kneeling, one standing, both with joined hands raised toward altar upon which are flames and sacrificial lamb.
In upper, lower, and left margins, ivy-rinceaux foliate decoration.
Illustration of Nehemiah 07 (?).

(216 of 234)